The following individuals, families, foundations, and businesses have made generous donations to our mission in 2015. We are proud to recognize also our charter members for their pioneering gifts to a fledgling organization by being listed in perpetuity.

SPONSORSHIPS
($5,000+ annually)
2015 Program Sponsor
Gerri Aaron

Artist Residency Sponsors
Annette Dignam Hermitage/SCF
  Residency in Literature
Aspen Music Festival Composer   Residencies (on going)
Florida Humanities Council Lifetime
  Achievement in Writing Residency
Charlotte Isaacs Playwright
  Residency
Beverly Koski Kennedy Center
  Residencies
Charlotte and Charles Perret
  Residency
Ina Schnell Composer Residency
Cynthia Trembley Residency




Christopher Merrill, Natasha Trethaway
Patrick Harlin, Thomas Kotcheff

Gary Mormino

Arthur Kopit

Sandi Hammons & Daniel Sklar

Anna Clyne

ETHEL
Robert Spano
 
PALM CIRCLE DONORS
($2,500+ annually)
Gerri Aaron
Dale and Steve Adler
Caroline and Dyck Andrus
Beverly and Bob Bartner
Ellen Berman
Madge and Bill Berman
Carol White and Larry Bold
Margot and Warren Coville
Dan Denton
Ilene and David Denton
Annette and Tom Dignam
Laurie and Dave Dignam – Key
  Agency
Rebecca Donelson and Bob
  Blattberg
Renee Hamad
Kate and Don Harris
Charles Huisking
Charlotte Isaacs
Ann and Robert Jackson
Alexandra Jupin and John Bean
Beverly Koski
Sherry and Tom Koski
Diana Lager
Ruth and Andy Maass
Linda and Mike Mansperger
Paula and Tom McInerney
Carolyn Michel and Howard
  Millman
Sarah and George Pappas
Margaret Pennington
Charlotte and Charles Perret
Robin Radin
Michele Redwine
Joy P. Rogers
Jackie and John Ruthman
Susie Samp
Ina Schnell
Karen Solem and George
  Forman
Hillary Steele
Nelda Thompson
Carol and Sid Tracy
Dolly Vinton
Vicki Weil
 
GENERAL DONORS
($500 - $2,499)
Ginger and Robert Bailey
Debbi Benedict
Nancy Blood
Jen and Ross Branca
Susan and Jim Buck
Debra and William Buttaggi
Carole Crosby
Georgia Court
Marletta and Robert Darnall
Heather Dunhill and Ted Meekma
Kay Delaney and Murray Bring
Michael Eade
Joan Golub
Julian Grant
Linda and David Green
Peggy Hunt
Gene Kaufman
Penelope Kingman
Josephine Kixmiller
Philip Kotler
Alyssia Lazin and Pavel Kapic
Vernon Lee
Bobbi and Will Lorry
Craig Lucas
Nancy and Harold Lukas
Flora Major
Emily Mann & Gary Mailman
Nancy Markle
Jan and Lamar Matthews
Hannah and Greg McDaniel
Joseph Melillo
Michael’s On East
Adeline and Harold Morrison
Beverly Peyser
Sharon Prizant
Amy Ragus
Bernard Rands
Flori Roberts
Robert Spano
Marianne and Mike Schafer
Felice Schulaner
Harvey Small
Lois and Harrison Steans
Jacobina Trump
Elizabeth Van Riper
Robert Wilk
Judy Zuckerman and George
  Kole
 
FOUNDATIONS & GRANTS
Allyn Foundation
Arts and Cultural Alliance of
  Sarasota County
Bank of America Client Foundation
Community Foundation of
  Sarasota County
Florida Division of Cultural Affairs
Florida Division of Historical
  Resources
Greenfield Foundation
Gulf Coast Community
  Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts
Plantation Community
  Foundation
Seabury Foundation
Sustainable Arts Foundation
Woman’s Exchange
 
IN KIND
The Hermitage is proud to thank the following for providing in-kind services which support our mission and operations: Castle Air, Englewood YMCA, Libby’s Café and Bar, Market Wise Advertising, Thoroughbred Golf Carts, and Manasota Beach Club.
 
LANDSCAPING PROJECT CAMPAIGN
$5,000
Gulf Coast Community Foundation
Susie Samp

$2,500
Dale and Steve Adler

$1,000
Ginger and Bob Bailey
Carol White Bold and Larry Bold
Dan Denton
Sandy and Jim Goldman
Robert and Ann Jackson
Carolyn Michel and Howard
  Millman
Bea Miley
Paver Family Foundation

$500
Irene and Mark Cole
$50 - $250
Caroline Andrus
Robyn Badger
Allen G. Barry, Jr.
Arthur Boyce
Teri Hansen and Steve
  Wilberding
Hees and Associates
Charles and Susan Hines
Tom and Sherry Koski
Robin Radin
Barbara Ras
Neville Thame
Ellen Dore Watson
Ellen Wells
 
2016 GREENFIELD PRIZE AWARD DINNER
Gold Underwriters
Beverly and Robert Bartner
Renee Hamad
Hillary Steele

Silver Sponsors
Gerri Aaron
Gulf Coast Community Foundation
Charlotte and Charles Perret
The John & Mable Ringling
  Museum of Art
Ina Schnell

Benefactors
Deborah and Walton Beacham
Larry and Carol White Bold
Aimee and Chris Cogan
B.J. Creighton
Carole Crosby and Larry Wickless
Kay Delaney and Murray Bring
Sherry and Tom Koski
Bobbi and Will Lorry
Ruth and Andy Maass
Nancy Markle
Carolyn Michel
Anna Nekoranec
Carol Phillips
Jill and Scott Ramsey
Florence Roberts
Susan and Russell Samson
Betty Schoenbaum
WUSF Public Media
Judy Zuckerberg and George Kole
Exclusive Magazine Sponsor


 
2015 ARTFUL LOBSTER
Paddle Raise Sponsor
Gulf Coast Community Foundation

Invitation Sponsor
Bank of America/Merrill Lynch/
  US Trust

Hermitage Hurricane Specialty Drink Sponsor
Key Agency

Gold Table Sponsors
Dale and Steve Adler
Caroline and Dyck Andrus
Larry and Carol White Bold
Kate and Don Harris
Alexandra Jupin and John Bean
Sherry and Tom Koski
Nelda Thompson
Dolly Vinton

Silver Table Sponsors
Ellen Berman with Charlotte and
  Charles Perret
Ball Construction with Seibert
  Architects
Rebecca Donelson and Robert
  Blattberg with Karen Solem
  and Chuck Forman
Joy and Jim Rogers
Benefactors
Anne Arsenault
Ann Gamble Blechta
Caldwell Trust Company
Dan Denton
Ilene and David Denton
Linda and David Green
Beverly Koski
Sarah and George Pappas
Robert and Babs Taliaferro Potter
Jane and Sam Skogstad
Stonegate Bank
Tracy Tucker

Exclusive Magazine Sponsor
Venice Magazine
 
CHARTER MEMBERS
Syd and Rita Adler
Alfred and Janet Azzoni
Eileen Best
Vito Bisceglia
Franklin and Mary Clement
Jon and Nita Edmondson Cole
David and Laurie Dignam
Mari Dignam
Tom and Annette Dignam
John and Becky Dubowik
Richard and Leslie Edwards
Joel Elkes and Sally Lucke-Elkes
John and Barbara Freeman
Millie Headdy
Albert Joerger
Key Realty Inc.
Jack and Mary Landis
Warren Lorenger
Neil and Sandy Malamud
Robert and Pamela Gore Meade
Newport Construction
Craig and Nancy Peeple
Robert and Barbara Potter
Malcolm and Kathryn Robertson
 
CREATIVE FUTURES
ENDOWMENT FUND                  
Rita Adler
Caroline and Dyck Andrus
Debbi Benedict
Ellen Berman
Robert Blattberg and Rebecca
  Donelson
Larry Bold and Carol White Bold
Kiitty Cranor and John Cranor III
Ilene and David Denton
Joel Elkes and Sally Lucke Elkes
Brad and Mary Beth Goddard
Balthazar and Melba Jimenez
Alexandra Jupin and Jon Bean
Harold and Nancy Lukas
Andy and Ruth Maass
George and Sarah Pappas
Jett Thompson
Nelda Thompson
 
DIGNAM FAMILY HERMITAGE
PRESERVATION FUND                 
James and Rike Baldino
Carol White Bold
Larry Bold
Chrstine Boone
Blaise and Kathy Castellano
Philip and Suzanne Conover
Arthur and Cici Cook
Katharine Couchot
Daniel Denton
David and Ilene Denton
Tom and Annette Dignam
Robert and Ann Ferrell
Allyn Gallup
Robert D. Gary
David and Linda Green
David and Hobey Hinchman
Peggy Hunt
Tom and Sherry Koski
William and Bobbi Lorry
Peg Lowery
Scott and Peg Macleod
Carolyn Michel
Timothy Moon
Mario Petrini and Sandra
  Nohre
Pedro Reis
Flori Roberts
Lisa Rubinstein
Rodger and Franklyn Skidmore
Karen Solem and Charles
  Forman
Roger and Kathie Sollie
John and Rita Steele
Greg and Brenda Symons
Jett Thompson
Nelda Thompson
Andrew B. Walker
Stephen Wilberding and Teri
  Hansen

Support the Hermitage

Gifts at all levels are considered expressions of support for our mission and are most gratefully appreciated. For more information on making a donation, please contact:

Bruce Rodgers
Executive Director
director@hermitageartistretreat.org
or
Craig Badinger
Development Director
development@hermitageartistretreat.org
941.475.2098 Ext.2

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